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Old 10-26-2003, 04:55 PM   #1
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audio has a delay of around 1-2 seconds in games

Ok ,so I have got UT2003 and a few other games to run natively under Linux, even using WineX to run some, but the sound is about 1-2 seconds behind the action.

i am using the alsa drivers for my via8235 chipset onboard ac97 sound (ga-7vaxp mobo)

How do I go about fixing this?

Old 10-27-2003, 01:34 AM   #2
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See to make sure all is well. I suggest you read everything 3 times prior to fixing/breaking anything (as I have done). Make a backup copy of /etc/modules.conf and try to keep track of what you are doing.
Read all the way down the reference link as there are some good suggestions. But about the delay. .
Old 10-28-2003, 07:57 PM   #3
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that last link solved my problem thank you.
I had to :
echo "(define devices '(sdl))" > ~/.openalrc
to make the file .openalrc and now its all good!


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